Wing player who has gained fame for his international club career, including for Fulham FC of the EFL Championship between 2011-2013. He helped lead the Turkish club Beşiktaş J.K. to the Super Lig championship in 2015-2016.
He played in Fulham's youth academy between 2010-2011. He later made his professional debut with the club's senior squad in July 2011.
He played for Turkey's U-20 squad at the 2013 U-20 FIFA World Cup. He played for Birmingham of the EFL Championship league in 2016-2017.
His father is Turkish. His mother is of Moroccan descent.
He and Emre Belozoglu have played as teammates for İstanbul Başakşehir F.K. for the Turkish Super Lig.